Load Restraint Guide - Tasmania

Service summary

This guide describes some of the best ways of transporting the following items:

  • Cartons and boxes (for example, fruit and vegetables);
  • Drums and pails (for example, paint and other liquids);
  • Building materials, long length items - timber, fabricated steel, ladders, etc.;
  • Trades equipment, tools, concrete mixers, tampers and cylinders;
  • Items of scrap and demolition materials; and
  • Small loose items.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information and to ascertain the level of compliance (if any) that may be required.

Service type

Code of Practice

A code of practice can be either a legal requirement or non-legal requirement. Legal codes of practice are defined as a result of legislation. Non-legal codes of practice are defined by industry regulators and bodies.

Other resources

 Resources
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Administering agency

Department of State Growth
Transport, Regulatory and Customer Services
Transport

Act(s) name

Vehicle and Traffic Act 1999 (Tasmania)

Regulation(s) name

Vehicle and Traffic (Vehicle Operations) Regulations 2014 (Tasmania)

Contact details

Enquiries, Registration and Licensing
Department of State Growth
Transport, Regulatory and Customer Services
Transport


Mailing address:
GPO Box 536
Hobart
Tasmania 7001

Phone:

03 62338011

Phone:

1300135513
info@stategrowth.tas.gov.au

Supporting information

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